The Silo Series was created to promote the sharing of the written and spoken word among an already existing and thriving arts community.
All events are by $5 suggested donation and open to all.
Readings take place roughly every two months.
Words & Winter & a Barn: Miller, Carlson-Wee, & Woodard
February 24, 4 pm
Matt W. Miller was born and raised in Lowell, Massachusetts and is the author of The Wounded for the Water (2108, Salmon Poetry), Club Icarus, selected by Major Jackson as the 2012 Vassar Miller Poetry Prize winner, and Cameo Diner: Poems (Loom Press). He was winner of the 2015 River Styx Micro-fiction Prize and Iron Horse Review’s 2015 Trifecta Poetry Prize and is the recipient of a Wallace Stegner Fellowship in Poetry from Stanford University and a Walter E. Dakin Fellowship in Poetry from the Sewanee Writers’ Conference.
Anders Carlson-Wee is the author of The Low Passions (Norton, 2019). His work has appeared in BuzzFeed, Ploughshares, Virginia Quarterly Review, New England Review, The Nation, AGNI, Best New Poets, and The Best American Nonrequired Reading. His debut chapbook, Dynamite, won the Frost Place Chapbook Prize. The recipient of a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts and winner of the 2017 Poetry International Prize, he lives in Minneapolis.
Chelsea Woodard is the author of the collections Vellum (Able Muse Press, 2014) and Solitary Bee (Measure Press, 2016). Her poems have appeared in The Threepenny Review, Southwest Review, Blackbird, Asheville Poetry Review, and elsewhere.
Past readers have included:
Maggie Dietz, Tim Horvath, David Rivard, Chard DeNiord, Paul Yoon, Matt Miller, Mark Decarteret, Jessica Purdy, Jayne Benjulian, Todd Hearon, S Stephanie, Jim Rioux, Andrew Periale, Katherine Towler, Ralph Sneeden, Andrew Mitchell, Sue Repko, Peter Anderson, Hope Jordan, Jenny Johnson, Erica Plouffe Lazure, Beth Ann Miller, Megan Leonard, William Stratton, Cynthia Huntington, Clark Knowles, Mike Nelson, Lauren Mb Vermette, Kathleen Clancy, Nancy Jean Hill, Jerome Daly, Kristen Ringman, Alice B Fogel, Ella McGrail, Michael McInnis, Meg Day, David Moloney, Michael Brosnan, Gabrielle Calvocoressi, Lee Ann Dalton, Tom Simpson, Adrian Shirk, Mercy Carbonell, Baron Wormser, Cyndle Plaisted Rials, Kate Hanson Foster, Mimi White, Jim Rioux, Mary Saliba, Jon Lemay, Shira Dentz, Joan Houlihan, Martha Collins, Rebecca Hennessy, Sherri Flick, Jill McDonough, Brian Evans-Jones, Alicia Jo Rabins, Nathan McClain, Gwen E. Kirby, and Guy Capecelatro III.